2017 Edsger W. Dijkstra Prize in Distributed Computing

The 2017 Edsger W. Dijkstra Prize in Distributed Computing sponsored by ACM PODC and EATCS DISC has been awarded to

Elizabeth Borowsky, Eli Gafni:
Generalized FLP impossibility result for t-resilient asynchronous computations.
STOC 1993: 91-100

2017 Dijkstra Prize Committee:

  • Marcos K. Aguilera, VMware Research, USA
  • Alessandro Panconesi, University of Rome Sapienza, Italy
  • Andrzej Pelc, UniversitĂ© du QuĂ©bec en Outaouais, Canada
  • Andrea Richa, Arizona State University, USA
  • Alex Schwarzmann, Chair, University of Connecticut, USA
  • Roger Wattenhofer, ETH Zurich, Switzerland